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Cheek Pouch (Ability)

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Cheek Pouch ほおぶくろ
Cheek Pouch
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Generation VI
Restores HP as well when the Pokémon eats a Berry.

Cheek Pouch (Japanese: ほおぶくろ Cheek Pouch) is an Ability introduced in Generation VI. Three Pokémon can have this Ability.


In battle

Cheek Pouch causes a Pokémon to regain some HP when it consumes a Berry, on top of the effect the Berry will have when eaten.

Outside of battle

It is unknown if Cheek Pouch has an effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Cheek Pouch

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
Bunnelby Bunnelby Normal Normal Pickup Cheek Pouch Huge Power
Diggersby Diggersby Normal Ground Pickup Cheek Pouch Huge Power
Dedenne Dedenne Electric Fairy Cheek Pouch Pickup Plus
Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation VI games.
  • For Generation III games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation IV and Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation IV games, ignore Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation V games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VI.

In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French Bajoues
Germany Flag.png German Backentaschen
Italy Flag.png Italian Guancegonfie
South Korea Flag.png Korean 볼주머니 Boljumeoni
Spain Flag.png Spanish Carrillo

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